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Papa John’s founder sues board and CEO to stop ‘irreparable harm’

CNBC’s Kate Rogers reports on Papa John’s founder John Schnatter filing a lawsuit against the board and current…

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Will Mark Shapiro “Do To Shareholders What Happened To Six Flags”?

By Richard Morgan – August 30, 2018 Talk about acid reflux. The bitter feud between Papa John’s and…

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Mark Shapiro Also Accused Of Ritchie’s “Frat Club” Misconduct

By Richard Morgan – August 30, 2018 Click here to read the article.

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Papa John says he’s being scapegoated

By: Danielle Wiener-Bronner   Papa John won’t leave Papa John’s alone.   https://money.cnn.com/2018/08/28/news/companies/john-schnatter-interview/index.html

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Tensions High At Papa John’s, Even With Founder Gone

By: Noah Kirsch – Forbes Staff On August 9, as Papa John’s stock hovered near a four-year low,…

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Papa John and hand-picked successor have history of bad blood

By Lisa Fickenscher – New York Post, August 5, 2018 The bad blood between John Schnatter and his…

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Papa John’s founder says he has ‘no confidence’ in current management team, including CEO Steve Ritchie

By Sarah Whitten and Kate Rogers—CNBC, August 2, 2018 Papa John’s founder John Schnatter told CNBC he has…

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Papa John’s founder: I should be back as chain’s public face

By Candice Choi—The Associated Press, August 2, 2018 The founder of Papa John’s says the pizza chain does…

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Jason Whitlock defends his fellow Ball State alum, ‘Papa’ John Schnatter

By Seth Slabaugh—Muncie Star Press, August 1, 2018 MUNCIE, Ind. — Journalist Jason Whitlock, known nationally for his…

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Papa John’s founder says successor not right fit for CEO

By Alana Wise and Liana B. Baker—Reuters, July 27, 2018 NEW YORK (Reuters) – John Schnatter, the founder…

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Papa John’s Schnatter Sues the Company He Founded for Right to Inspect Books

By Michelle Lodge—The Street, July 27, 2018 John Schnatter was recently ousted as board chairman over allegedly using…

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Papa John’s founder sues for corporate records

By Randall Chase—The Associated Press, July 26, 2018 DOVER, Del. (AP) — The founder of the Papa John’s…

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Papa John’s Founder Sues Company for Documents Over Ouster

By Jef Feeley and Leslie Patton—Bloomberg, July 26, 2018 John Schnatter wants internal files tied to his departure…

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Papa John sues Papa John’s

By Jackie Wattles and Jordan Valinsky—CNN Money, July 26, 2018 John Schnatter, the ousted founder of pizza chain…

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Papa John’s Founder Takes Legal Action Against Pizza Chain

By Annie Gasparro—The Wall Street Journal, July 26, 2018 Court filing escalates monthslong dispute with board https://www.wsj.com/articles/papa-johns-founder-takes-legal-action-against-pizza-chain-1532639851

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John Schnatter Sues Papa John’s, Backtracks Admission To Use Of Racial Slur

By: Noah Kirsch – Forbes Jul 26, 2018 John Schnatter filed a lawsuit on Thursday against Papa John’s,…

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Long Before His Racial Slur, Papa John’s Founder Was at Odds With His Company

By: Julie Jargon The pizza-chain board’s recent move to sever formal ties with John Schnatter was the culmination of…

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Papa John’s Founder Said to Mount Campaign to Defend Board Seat

By Craig Giammona and Chris Dolmetsch—Bloomberg, July 23, 2018 Papa John’s International Inc.’s embattled founder John Schnatter plans…

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Papa John’s Founder Regrets Resigning as Chairman

By: Craig Giammona, Leslie Patton, and Lily Katz Papa John’s International Inc.’s founder John Schnatter regrets resigning as…